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Bio-Dome (1996)

PG-13 | | Comedy | 12 January 1996 (USA)
Moronic best friends get themselves locked inside the Bio-Dome, a science experiment, along with a group of environmental scientists for one year.

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Olivia Biggs
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Mimi Simkins
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T.C. Romulus
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Dr. Petra von Kant
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Monique (as Joey Adams)
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Jen
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Doyle's Mother
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William Leaky
Brian Hayes Currie ...
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Storyline

Bud and Doyle are two losers who are doing nothing with their lives. Both of their girlfriends are actively involved in saving the environment, but the two friends could care less about saving the Earth. One day, when a group of scientists begin a mission to live inside a "Bio-Dome" for a year without outside contact, Bud and Doyle mistakingly become part of the project themselves. The two must then learn how to protect the Earth and help the scientists complete their mission. Written by Anonymous

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Rated PG-13 for crude language, sex-related material and some drug content | See all certifications »

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$15,000,000 (estimated)

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$26,757,000 (USA)
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Trivia

Henry Gibson starred in The Blues Brothers (1980) in which the final scenes of the film had SWAT team members yelling "HUT HUT HUT" as they were moving into position. The same can be seen and heard with SWAT officers near the end of this movie, almost as if it's an indirect reference to the earlier movie. See more »

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At the beginning of the film when Doyle was hit by the book and flew backwards into the book shelf, the shelf was partially destroyed. But when his girlfriend slaps him and stands up, the shelving unit is completely untouched. See more »

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Bud: Russel! How'd you get a job?
Russell: Fucking President Clinton.
Doyle: You had sex with President Clinton?
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References Jurassic Park (1993) See more »

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Da Da Da I Don't Love You You Don't Love Me Aha Aha Aha
Written by Stephan Remmler (as Remmler) and Gert 'Kralle' Krawinkel (as Kralle)
Performed by Trio
Courtesy of Mercury Records
By Arrangement with PolyGram Film & TV Licensing
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As bad as it gets
6 December 2007 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

This has to be the worse attempt at comedy i have ever seen. It was shocking as is reflected in the viewer's rating ave of 3.8. I first saw this about 10 yrs ago, and it came up again on cable...and man, it's worse second time around!, i just couldn't stomach it all again and switched off after 20 or 30 mins... I can only assume those that have given high rapts to this poor excuse for a comedy film are either die-hard Baldwin and Shore fans or family related.

After the film bombed in American cinemas, in Australia it was decided by it's distributors that it would be dumped straight to video-store shelves, even though it had huge Aussie-born singing star Kylie Minogue(Dr. Petra von Kant) co-staring. That just about says it all, because other then the closing credits there's nothing positive to say!


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